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Sat 17 Apr 2021

David Bowie reworked famous song at Northern NSW property

Premium Content David Bowie reworked famous song at Northern NSW property

A luxury property with an impressive musical secret is on the market.

Fri 16 Apr 2021

Problem ‘imperilling the future of humans’

Problem ‘imperilling the future of humans’

The human race is facing an impending crisis that could signal the end of our species in just a few generations, a health expert has warned.

Cleese apologises to ‘white people’

Cleese apologises to ‘white people’

Monty Python’s John Cleese has mocked Simpsons actor Hank Azaria, issuing an “apology” to “white English people” for making fun of them.

Nicole’s unusual foot favours for Keith

Nicole’s unusual foot favours for Keith

Actress Nicole Kidman has revealed in an interview how she personally helps husband Keith Urban put his best foot forward.

Second teen dies following horror Wolvi crash

Premium Content Second teen dies following horror Wolvi crash

A horror crash at Wolvi has claimed the life of a second teenager, described as an ‘energetic, happy’ man with a ‘huge heart’

How students in need can access free formalwear

Premium Content How students in need can access free formalwear

“All kids deserve to go to a formal”: How you can help this Northern Rivers resident make year 12 students’ dreams come true.

Thu 15 Apr 2021

Woman sues Harry over fake proposal

Woman sues Harry over fake proposal

An Indian lawyer has tried to have Prince Harry arrested, claiming in court he didn’t meet his promise of marrying her.

‘He was everything’: Family’s warning after candle kills pup

Premium Content ‘He was everything’: Family’s warning after candle kills pup

A mother says she won’t be able to escape the guilt surrounding the death of her family’s dog after he ate a mosquito candle she says was sold without warning.

Wed 14 Apr 2021

Coroner probes death of ‘hero’ monkey thief in prison crash

Premium Content Coroner probes death of ‘hero’ monkey thief in prison crash

A man went ‘from villain to hero’ after stealing a marmoset and saltwater crocodile before thwarting a plot to blow up a service station.

Gympie to host only Qld leg of national competition

Premium Content Gympie to host only Qld leg of national competition

OPINION: Mayor Glen Hartwig says there’s plenty of reasons to make sure your in Gympie during the month of May

Tue 13 Apr 2021

US teen does the unthinkable, goes viral

US teen does the unthinkable, goes viral

Teenager Anthony Neuer became an instant American hero as footage of him nailing the one of sport’s toughest feats quickly went viral.

Mon 12 Apr 2021

Fisho's bizarre fast food hack hauls in the goods

Premium Content Fisho's bizarre fast food hack hauls in the goods

Never in a million years did this local fisho think his ‘outside the box’ crabbing expedition trip would turn a rip-roaring success.

Naked balcony models ‘remain locked up’

Naked balcony models ‘remain locked up’

The 40 models who were thrown in jail for posing nude on a balcony in Dubai are still in detention – as the photographer faces 18 months inside.

10+ ways to spend school holidays on the Northern Rivers

Premium Content 10+ ways to spend school holidays on the Northern Rivers

From food festivals to acting classes and movie marathons, there’s no reason to stay inside these holidays. WHAT’S ON THIS WEEK:

Sun 11 Apr 2021

RESEARCH: How long cannabis users are impaired or ‘stoned’

Premium Content RESEARCH: How long cannabis users are impaired or ‘stoned’

Scientists at the Lambert Initiative for Cannabinoid Therapeutics researched cannabis impairment and driving.

Sat 10 Apr 2021

‘I’ve never seen anything like it before: This tops it all’

Premium Content ‘I’ve never seen anything like it before: This tops it all’

A Northern Beaches family has stumbled upon an incredible find of an eight-armed starfish. But besides the extra arms, there’s something else peculiar about the...

‘Crucial time’: New festival to reignite music industry

Premium Content ‘Crucial time’: New festival to reignite music industry

‘A Byron music festival back into Byron itself’: New two-day event hopes to inject hope and dollars into live music scene.

Prince Philip’s most outrageous comments

Premium Content Prince Philip’s most outrageous comments

Some caused diplomatic incidents. Others were just plain funny - Prince Philip had no concept of a filter and people either loved or loathed him for it.

Fri 9 Apr 2021

WATCH: Elderly neighbours fight over social distancing

Premium Content WATCH: Elderly neighbours fight over social distancing

Two elderly neighbours came to blows in a luxury Main Beach tower after a row over social distancing laws. SEE THE VIDEO

Ch 7’s awkward gaffe in Zampatti tribute

Ch 7’s awkward gaffe in Zampatti tribute

A breakfast television program has made an awkward typo while revealing the details of style icon Carla Zampatti’s funeral.

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